According to the U.S. Travel Association, travel time is up 1.4% compared to the same May 2022 levels, which means even more people are traveling in 2023.
If you’re thinking about vacation planning, you need to pick the right destinations. Once you do, you can start adventure planning to make your trip something you’ll never forget.
Keep reading to discover the top vacation destinations you should consider this year.
1. Cairo, Egypt
While most people may not consider traveling to Egypt, it’s an amazing place to have an adventure. You can explore Grand Egyptian Museums, the Great Pyramids of Giza, and even the Sphinx.
You can see the Sphinx from a river cruise, and you’ll be able to float down the Nile River, seeing landscapes that are unlike anything else.
The hotels in Cairo have actually also been updated, and now you can even book a luxurious hotel and get an amazing view of the ancient Valley of Kings.
2. Cane Garden Bay, The British Virgin Islands
If you’re feeling a more tropical adventure, consider booking a catamaran charter in the British Virgin Islands. You’ll be able to see the natural beauty of the Caribbean in this area, and it’ll be an experience you’ll never forget.
After you take the catamaran, then you can explore Cane Garden Bay. You can swim in the beautiful water and snorkel to see some of the local marine life.
When the sun goes down, you’ll be able to enjoy a lively night atmosphere with dancing, clubbing, music, and plenty of drinks.
3. Kyoto, Japan
If you want to fully experience a new culture, head to Kyoto, Japan. The former capital of Japan has plenty of teahouses, temples, gardens, and beautiful hikes to keep you busy here.
The city is famous for its Gion Matsuri, which is a festival. During this festival, you’ll be able to try all kinds of local food and drink as well as huge floats in a parade.
4. Great Barrier Reef, Australia
If you’re interested in a once-in-a-lifetime vacation, head to Australia and visit the Great Barrier Reef. Snorkel above the world’s largest coral reef and observe all of the local wildlife.
Your tourism dollars are actually put to good use here as well. They’re put to keeping the reef alive and ensuring that many generations after can still view this natural wonder.
If diving isn’t your thing, you can also take a seaplane or view it on tour with a boat that has a glass bottom. If you’re really adventurous, you can also try cage diving with sharks in Australia.
Discover More Sights to Add to Your Adventure Planning
When adventure planning, it’s important to consider what adventure you’re looking for.
Whether it’s being an archeologist in Egypt or taking a catamaran ride in the British Virgin Islands, there are all kinds of opportunities.
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